WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL PAGE OF THE FAKE FACTORY FOUNDED BY LORRAINE HELLWIG IN 2020.
THE FAKE FACTORY IS DEDICATED TO COLLABORATIONS AND PROJECTS IN COMBINATION WITH DIFFERENT ARTIST, ACTIVISTS AND DESIGNERS. ITS AMBITION IS TO CREATE MULTI-DICIPLINARY BRIDGES AND ACCESSABLE POST-ART.
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THE RIGHT TO EXIST, 2022 - street art happening/ tear-off note - The Fake Factory
This NEO NEO DADA-tear-off note is a daily reminder for any person to make sure that he/she/they are worthy and needed in this society. Passenger can decide themselves if they want (or need) to take a stripe.
POST GENDER SUN, 2020 - selected vintage fashion pieces - The Fake Factory
Out of a list of the most used gender signs, next to the best known female and male ones, the Fake Factory created a combination and all - inclusive sign (or sun) to make an ally statement of a better tomorrow, which we hope can already take place today and where you can be everybody, be from everywhere and / or you do not have to define.
THIS IS A PRODUCT OF PROCRASTINATION, fashion collection, 35 pieces, 2021
The Fake Factory upcycled unsold vintage clothes, embroidered the SUN in collaboration with DEBBIE.STUDIO and resold these unique pieces at the exhibition FÊTE PERMANENTE 2021 in Paris. We donated half of the earnings directly to Trakine e.V., trans-kinder-netz.de, an association which helps trans*kids in Germany and Europe.
Y A MANIFESTO, 2018 until 2022 - installation views - Lorraine Hellwig
Deichtorhallen Hamburg, 2019
Biennale de la Photographie Mulhouse, 2020
Y A MANIFESTO, 2018
artist book that can transform into an exhibition - FIRST LOOK EDITION - 64 pages including a poster - Lorraine Hellwig
WHY A MANIFESTO, 2017
youtube video 9 min 13 - Lorraine Hellwig
A collection of life advices, famous quotes and ad slogans found and felt on the internet - a manifesto and a question for this generation.
To be continued.